Presentation on theme: "Subject Pronouns “Los sujetos” The subject of a sentence tells who is doing the action. Many times, a person’s name is the subject: Gregorio escucha música."— Presentation transcript:
Subject Pronouns “Los sujetos” The subject of a sentence tells who is doing the action. Many times, a person’s name is the subject: Gregorio escucha música. Gregorio listens to music. Ana canta y baila. Ana sings and dances.
Subject Pronouns You can also use subject pronouns to tell who is completing the action. Subject pronouns replace names. – Él escucha música. He listens to music. – Ella canta y baila. She sings and dances.
Subject Pronouns Tú, Ud., and Uds. all mean you. – Use tú with family, friends, people your age/ younger, & anyone you call by their first name. – Use usted (Ud.) with adults you address with a title, such as Sr., Sra., or Srta. – Use ustedes (Uds.) when talking to more than one person, regardless of age to say you all.
Subject Pronouns If a group is made up of males only or males and females together, use the masculine forms: nosotros, ellos If a group is all females, use the feminine forms: nosotras, ellas You can combine a subject pronoun & a name to form a subject: Alejandro y yo = nosotrosPepe y tú = Uds. Carlos y ella = ellosLola y ella = ellas